Hog market prospects for 1965 look relatively good, based on present farrowing estimates and farrowing plans. On September 1, hog producers in 10 Corn Belt states reported sow farrowings in the June-August quarter at 2.2 million head - 8 percent below a year earlier. These states normally account for around three-fourths of the nation's hog production.
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 19
, Article 7.
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